Malcolm Turnbull, the former lawyer, investment banker and tech entrepreneur, who famously invested in Ozemail in 1994 and sold his stake five years later for nearly $60 million, becomes Australia’s new prime minister today.
Simon Thomsen and Sarah Kimmorley from Business Insider talk to some of Australia's top technology and startup entrepreneurs to see how they are reacting to the news today.
Philip Weinman, CEO and Executive Chairman and Locomote had this to say about Turnbull as a leader:
Malcolm Turnbull is highly educated and very accomplished with some decent runs on the board. He has demonstrated he supports and understands small business. Turnbull has great respect for innovators and entrepreneurs and is very involved in the startup community.